Turn the dishwasher into a fish kettle and a coffee machine into a veg steamer. Go on, teach an old gadget new tricks
Take a good look around your kitchen because, dear friends, you can do a lot more than you thought with that dishwasher, bread maker and rice cooker.
We’re talking about perfectly cooked salmon or squidgy chocolate brownies. Don’t believe us? Keep reading ...
The bread maker
You think: bread to rival Mr Paul Hollywood
You should think: use a glut of fruit to make some jam
The slow cooker
You think: it’s for making stews, casseroles and curries
You should think: mugfuls of fudgy chocolate brownies
The rice cooker
You think: well, perfectly cooked rice. Obviously
You should think: bonjour tarte tatin
The drip coffee maker
You think: you’ll just get your caffeine fix
You should think: you can cook veg in the filter basket too